Community Leadership Program

Council in partnership with Victoria University Polytechnic is running a Community Leadership Program which aims to develop active and engaged community members within the Greater Shepparton municipality who wish to increase their leadership potential and influence with the community.

Applications are now open

See below for application forms and more information.

Come to our information session: Wednesday 20 March 2019, 6pm at Council Offices (90 Welsford Street Shepparton).

The program will run fortnightly from May to October 2019. Applications are due Friday 5 April 2019. Workshops will include:

  • Self and others, Leadership and team building;
  • Public speaking and media process;
  • Project management, meeting basics and grant process;
  • Communication skills and conflict management;
  • Networking and creating partnerships;
  • Leadership styles and leading change;
  • Good governance and grant accountability;
  • Project work; 
  • Community engagement/advocacy; and 
  • Resilience, reflection, goal setting and action plans

More information and application forms for participants and mentors are available below. If you have any enquires please contact Council.



Meet Marisa - for the Community Leadership Program 2015